The emergence of separation protest is robust under conditions of severe developmental stress in rural Bangladesh.

Abstract

The response of 185 infants to their mothers' departure was assessed in a rural area of Bangladesh. Despite their poor health and nutritional status, this group of infants showed the same peak in separation protest around the end of the first year that has been documented for healthier samples in several cultural contexts; correlational analysis suggests… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.infbeh.2012.02.010

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@article{Super2012TheEO, title={The emergence of separation protest is robust under conditions of severe developmental stress in rural Bangladesh.}, author={Charles M. Super and Georgia S. Guldan and Nasar U. Ahmed and Marian Zeitlin}, journal={Infant behavior & development}, year={2012}, volume={35 3}, pages={393-6} }